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probecho333 Aug 1, 2009 11:03 AM

My family and I are going to chicago for two nights in about a week. We have already been to avec and green zebra and thought they were both excellent. We love mexican, italian and french cuisine. Any suggestions would be great.

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  1. chicgail RE: probecho333 Aug 1, 2009 12:36 PM

    Assuming you're staying in the Michigan Avenue area.
    Spiaggia Cafe -- Italian (less expensive sister; same good food as Spiaggia)
    Topolobamo and Frontera Grill -- Rick Bayless's two excellent Mexican restaurants
    Coco Pazzo -- Another Upscale Northern Italian option

    A little out of the main drag, but not hard to get to:
    Spring -- seafood; same chef as Green Zebra
    Mexique -- upscale Mexican on West Chicago Ave
    Bistro Campagne -- authentic and mostly organic bistro in LIncoln Square
    Le Sardine and La Bouchon -- sister restaurants with excellent French in the West Loop and Bucktown, respectively

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